Being a diverse and forward-thinking movement also means consistently seeking to understand and experiment with new ideas. The GBV Prevention Network, therefore, offers access to a wealth of compelling resources from both members and non-members. Here, you can keep up-to-date with thousands of the latest ideas and efforts being made to prevent VAW around the region. You can also share your own vision and practices, so others can learn from your experiences. We hope these materials will continue to expand our Network’s culture of learning!
Theme Prevention Strategies
Stronger together:Engaging both women and men in SASA! to prevent violence against women
Learning from Practice Series Research Perspectives:
SASA! is a community mobilization approach for preventing violence against women and HIV. It is designed for catalyzing community-led change of norms and behaviors that perpetuate gender inequality, violence and increased HIV vulnerability for women.
This Learning Paper addresses the research question: What is the value of SASA!’s approach of working with both women and men to prevent violence against women?
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Source: Raising Voices
Year of Publication: 2015
National Plan of Action to End Violence Against Women and Children in Tanzania
Violence against women and children is a daily reality for large number of women and children. In Tanzania its prevalence is high hence addressing it, is a central development goal in its own right and key to achieving other development outcomes for women, their families, communities and the nation.
The National Plan of Action to end Violence Against Women and Children intends to reinforce the government commitment to provide effective leadership for eliminating violence.
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Source: Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children
Year of Publication: 2016
Global Plan of Action: Health systems address violence against women and girls
The Global Plan of Action compels us to use our health systems to respond to, prevent and lead efforts to address violence against women and girls. The plan delves into how we can make this a reality by implementing 4 strategic priorities to change the lives of women and girls.
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Year of publication: 2016
Violence Against Women and Girls: A Compendium of Monitoring and Evaluation Indicators
The tireless work and effort of grassroots organizers, researchers, policy-makers and advocates over the past two decades have put violence against women and girls (VAW/G) on the map as a critical issue to be addressed in the international arena. A compendium of donor agencies developed a set of monitoring and evaluation indicators for program managers, organizations, and policy makers who are working to address violence against women and girls (VAW/G) at the individual, community, district/provincial and national levels in developing countries.
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Source: USAID East Africa, Measure Evaluation & IGWG
Author: Sheelah S. Bloom
Year of publication: 2008